UNITED STATES STS-8 NASA August 30,1983
United States STS-8, NASA Aug 30, 1983 flight cover on Challenger into space. Cover is cancelled Aug 14, 1983 (original scheduled launch date ) but postponed to Aug 30, 1983. Sept 5, 1983 cancel on front and back of cover is date the STS-8 returned to Earth. Only 261, 899 covers were flown. A 3 page foldout presentation booklet with details and pictures accompany the cover. Each cover is individually numbered on the back.